Sterling 1940s Floral Oval Brooch by Hobé
1 5/8" x 1 1/2"
c.1940-1942 (based on dates of similar design patents)
"Hobé" (in script) and "STERLING" on triangular cartouche
Similar to two designs patented by William W. Hobé: D123,266 (1940) and D133,028 (1942)
This 1940s oval brooch has flowers and leaves in sterling silver applied to an oval base. The result is a piece with lovely textures and depth. Even the back shows the meticulous workmanship that went into the crafting of this jewel. The pin closes with a roll-over safety clasp. This design is similar to two others the maker patented in the early 1940s. Scroll down to see a Hobé bracelet with a floral motif.
Vintage Bracelets, 1940s Jewelry, Hobé JewelryThis sterling silver bracelet with floral basket links has a concealed clasp and safety chain. The intricate flowers have layers of petals, and the back clearly shows the detailed design and handcrafted workmanship Hobé is known for. You could wear this beautiful bracelet with any of this maker's brooches with a floral motif – scroll down to see a selection.$ 250